School is out and camp is in. Roxbury offers quite a variety to keep youth busy all season through.
Playground Program Summer Camp
This fun five-week program is offered to Roxbury and Mt. Arlington kids who are currently in K-seventh grade. Two locations to choose from-Jefferson School or Nixon School. Program begins on Mon., June 27 and goes through Fri., July 29, 9 a.m.- noon. Register online through Community Pass account. Fee: $125 per participant; t-shirt included.
Fitness class incorporates country music and dance, and can burn up to 1,000 calories per class! Classes going on now through July 21t at either Horseshoe Lake Gym or the HSL Pavilion, 4:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m. Drop in rate of $10 per class.
Boys Basketball Camps
Three camps are offered for different age groups. Camps are run by Coach Joe Ansaldi, RHS Boys Basketball Coach. For boys entering K-first in Sept, three day camp begins July 5; fee: $40. For boys entering second-fourth in Sept, four- day camp begins June 27; fee: $75. For boys entering five through nine in Sept, 4.5 day camp begins July 11; fee: $120. T-shirt included. Registration form is on Rec page at www.roxburynj.us.
Girls Basketball Camps
For girls entering third through eighth. Staff includes RHS Girls Basketball Head Coach, Jessica Trotter, along with current RHS players. Camp for third through fifth, is on July 11-14; sixth through eighth, July 18-21. Camp takes place 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Lincoln Roosevelt School. More info on Rec page at www.roxburynj.us.
Fee: $150 per participant, t-shirt included.
Camp is designed for kids entering second through eighth. Dates are Mon., July 18-Thurs, July 21, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the RHS Auxiliary Gym. Camp is run by RHS Head Wrestling Coach, Jim Dolan. Register online or in-person at Roxbury Recreation. Fee: $85, includes t-shirt.
Minecraft Engineering with LEGO Camp
Bring Minecraft to life with LEGO! Roll the dice to mine for resources, craft tools, and watch out for Creepers. Camps are offered Aug. 15-19. For ages five to seven, 9 a.m.-noon; for ages seven-12, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.. Register at www.play-well.org or call 732-788-9833. Fee: $145.
Jr. Gaels Football
For boys in third through eighth grade; practice begins Aug. 1; games begin in September. Registration is open online and in person at Rox Recreation. Fee: $125. Visit www.roxburynjgaelsfootball.net for more info.
NFL Instructional Flag Football Clinic
For children age five through eight; program begins Aug. 22 at Horseshoe Lake. Fee: $50, includes NFL Jersey. Register online or in person at Rox Recreation. More info. at www.roxburynj.us.